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University of Richmond basketball releases home game times

Richmond men’s basketball has announced the game times for the remaining UR home games in the Robins Center.


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Former Richmond Spiders Darrius Garrett, Josh Duinker sign new pro basketball contracts

Former Richmond Spider basketball players Darrius Garrett and Josh Duinker have signed new pro contracts for the upcoming season.


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Richmond men’s basketball announces 2015-16 schedule

Richmond men’s basketball released its 2015-16 schedule on Thursday. Highlighted by a trip to Las Vegas for the Continental Tire Las Vegas Invitational, the Spiders will play potentially five BCS opponents and will have at least 12 games against postseason teams from last season, as 12 opponents finished in the top 100 of last year’s NCAA RPI.


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University of Richmond names Robins Center floor Dick Tarrant Court

Beginning with the 2015-16 season, when Spider basketball teams are victorious in the Robins Center, the triumphs will be accomplished and celebrated on a floor named for the school’s all-time winningest coach.


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Richmond basketball to play West Virginia in Continental Tire Las Vegas Invitational

Richmond will play West Virginia on Thursday, Nov. 26 at 5 p.m. ET/2 p.m. PT with the game airing nationally on FOX Sports 1.


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Former Richmond basketball standout Kendall Anthony to play professionally in Turkey

Former Richmond standout Kendall Anthony ‘15 will continue his basketball career as a professional player in Turkey.


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UR basketball alum Justin Harper to play for Detroit Pistons summer league team

Former Richmond men’s basketball standout Justin Harper will be playing for the Detroit Pistons Summer League team, starting on Saturday, July 4.


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Richmond men’s basketball promotes Rob Jones to associate head coach

Richmond men’s basketball’s Rob Jones has been promoted to associate head coach, head coach Chris Mooney announced today.


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Richmond basketball adds Continental Tire Las Vegas holiday event

Richmond men’s basketball will be competing in the 15th annual Continental Tire Las Vegas Invitational, the tournament group announced today.


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Richmond signs guard Jesse Pistokache for 2015 class

Richmond men’s basketball has signed 6-3 guard Jesse Pistokache for the 2015 class. Pistokache comes to Richmond from Johnson Ferry Christian Academy (Marietta, Ga.), where he played for his senior year of high school.


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Richmond hires Marcus Jenkins as assistant basketball coach

The University of Richmond men’s basketball program has hired Marcus Jenkins as assistant coach, head coach Chris Mooney announced today.


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Diekvoss, Smithen to transfer from Richmond basketball program

Richmond men’s basketball freshmen Chandler Diekvoss and Kadeem Smithen will be transferring from the program, head coach Chris Mooney has announced.


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Miami advances in NIT with 63-61 win over Richmond

Miami used a strong second-half push to overcome Richmond and win a 63-61 decision to advance to the NIT Semifinals.


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Richmond wins overtime thriller over Arizona State in NIT

Richmond (21-13) treated its home fans to yet another thrilling victory in the Robins Center, defeating Arizona State (18-16), 76-70 in overtime in the NIT Second Round.


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Richmond Spiders use team effort to advance In NIT

Six players scored in double figures and the Richmond Spiders held off a late Terrier run to earn an 84-74 win in the first round of the National Invitation Tournament (NIT).


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Richmond garners NIT #1 seed, will host St. Francis

The Richmond Spiders will enter the postseason as a one seed in the National Invitation Tournament (NIT), hosting St. Francis (N.Y.) on Wednesday night at the Robins Center.


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VCU advances in A-10 with 70-67 win over Richmond

In yet another epic battle between two city rivals, VCU came out with 70-67 win over Richmond in the quarterfinals of the Atlantic 10 Tournament in the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y.


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Richmond downs Saint Louis On Senior Day, secures A-10 bye

Richmond (19-12, 12-6) led for more than 37 minutes en route to a 67-51 win over Saint Louis (11-18, 3-15) on Senior Day at the Robins Center.


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Richmond tops UMass for fifth win in a row

The Richmond Spiders took a 16-13 lead with 10 minutes remaining in the first half and never trailed again en route to a 56-53 win at UMass.


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Hot Richmond Spiders win fourth in a row

The Richmond Spiders made winning plays in the final minute yet again, holding off a late Saint Joseph’s rally to win 63-57 in the City of Brotherly Love.


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Richmond Spiders defeat #22 VCU in double-OT, 67-63

In a thrilling game fitting of a fierce intra-city rivalry, Richmond (16-12, 9-6) downed #22 VCU (21-7, 11-4), 67-63, in double overtime on Wednesday night at the Robins Center.


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Richmond toughts out 56-48 win over George Washington

Richmond grabbed 14 offensive rebounds to spur a 56-48 win over George Washington on Saturday afternoon in the sold-out Robins Center.


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Five score in double figures as Richmond downs Bonnies, 71-56

Richmond used a full team effort to run past St. Bonaventure on the road, 71-56, on Wednesday night at the Reilly Center.


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Jones’ second-half heroics lead Richmond past Fordham, 73-71

Sophomore ShawnDre’ Jones scored 18 second-half points, including five threes, to lead Richmond past Fordham, 73-71.


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Richmond forward Nelson-Ododa to have surgery, out indefinitely

Richmond forward Alonzo Nelson-Ododa will be out indefinitely after he undergoes surgery on Tuesday morning.


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Richmond falls to Rhode Island, 79-74

Kendall Anthony scored a season-high 28 points, but the Richmond Spiders could not catch the Rhode Island Rams late, falling 79-74 on Sunday afternoon at a sold-out Robins Center.


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LaSalle holds off Richmond rally in 64-62 win

Richmond went on a 14-0 run and held La Salle without a field goal for 10 minutes of the second half, but ultimately came up short in a 64-62 road defeat at La Salle’s Tom Gola Arena on Thursday night.


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Richmond Spiders hand No. 14 VCU 64-55 loss in rivalry game

Richmond went to No. 14 VCU and defeated the nationally-ranked Rams, 64-55, in the Bank of America Capital City Classic at the Siegel Center.


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Richmond dominates Duquesne with long-range attack, 86-55

Richmond knocked down four threes in the first six minutes to pace a dominating 86-55 win over the visiting Duquesne Dukes on Wednesday night in the Robins Center.


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No. 22 Dayton withstands Richmond Spider rally, 63-60

Despite trailing by 10 at halftime, Richmond mounted a furious second-half comeback but ultimately could not crack the 22nd-ranked Dayton Flyers (16-3, 6-1), falling 63-60.


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University of Richmond fans name live Spider after Hall of Fame coach Dick Tarrant

After an overwhelming response to Richmond men’s basketball’s live spider naming contest, the fans have chosen a winner: Tarrant.


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Richmond sets records in rout of Davidson, 89-63

Just 48 hours after a tough road loss in double overtime, the Richmond Spiders played 40 minutes of dominant basketball in an 89-63 win over Davidson.


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Wake Forest tops Richmond with buzzer-beating tip-in, 65-63

Wake Forest’s Devin Thomas tipped in a shot at the buzzer as the Demon Deacons stunned the Richmond Spiders, 65-63, on Sunday afternoon at the Robins Center.


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Richmond Spiders earn holiday victory, 57-53, over IUPUI

Richmond hit 10 three-pointers and the Spider backcourt of Kendall Anthony and ShawnDre’ Jones combined for 30 points as UR defeated IUPUI, 57-53, in the Gotham Classic finale.


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Richmond Spiders win Gotham Classic battle with Pepperdine

Richmond guards Kendall Anthony and ShawnDre’ Jones had their Garden moments, hitting big shots in the final three minutes of play as Richmond won a 65-63 victory over Pepperdine in Madison Square Garden.


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Allen’s second half propels Richmond Spiders to victory

Terry Allen scored 17 second-half points to propel the Richmond Spiders to a 65-54 victory over South Alabama in the second game of the Gotham Classic at the Robins Center.


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Richmond basketball opens with 64-46 win over Radford

The Richmond Spiders put together an impressive defensive effort in a 64-46 victory over Radford in the 2014-15 season opener at the New Robins Center.


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University of Richmond men’s basketball announces home game times

The Richmond Spiders men’s basketball program has announced home game times for the 2014-15 season.


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#1 UVa baseball plays two mid-week games this week

The No. 1-ranked UVa baseball will play of pair of midweek games this week, traveling to VCU for a 7 p.m. Tuesday game at The Diamond in Richmond and playing host to Richmond at 6 p.m. Wednesday at Davenport Field.


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VMI baseball pushes past Richmond, 4-2

Jordan Tarsovich had the tie-breaking single in the sixth inning and the VMI bullpen held the Richmond Spiders to just two hits over the final six frames, sending the Keydets to a 4-2 win in non-conference baseball action Wednesday in Lexington. The win was VMI’s (18-13) third consecutive midweek victory.